Brunch just got better! In Frederick County, MD, restaurants are redefining what it means to work around dietary needs and cater to everyone in your group. Experience farm-to-table, made-from-scratch, and oh-so-good Brunch options that embrace vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free diets. 


The Orchard

For over 30 years, The Orchard has served delicious, dietary-friendly dishes in Downtown Frederick. Enjoy a robust and vibrant brunch menu with vegan-modifications to popular dishes like Bibimbap! Each dish is made-from-scratch with locally sourced, organic ingredients.

Try This: Bibimbap (Korean Dish) or Tomatada (El Salvadorian Dish).





Exploring Frederick during the week? Stop by Showroom and try their 7–day-a-week brunch menu featuring a modern take on Mid-Atlantic comfort foods. Voted as “Frederick’s top Brunch Spots” by OpenTable, Showroom has something for everyone. Be sure to complete your meal with a Classic or Adult Milkshake. 

Try This: Huevos Rancheros with Vegan Sausage Substitute or Acai Bowl.




Frederick Social

At Frederick’s first self-pour tap houses, foodies can rejoice in sharing customizable food and drink options fit for all dietary needs. Start off your day with Mimosa Brunch and choose from a variety of flavorful and satisfying dishes made with simple, farm-to-table ingredients in addition to 50 beverage taps.

Try This: There’s a Party in My Pancakes! Or My Morning Fetash.


Hippy Chick Hummus

Enjoy food that is the real deal - organic, honest, and real ingredients served with 100% compostable containers and cutlery. Ingredients are sourced right in Frederick’s backyard at Pleasant Hill Produce Farm in Walkersville. Hippy Chick Hummus makes a great choice for on the go, or dining in. 

Try This: Buddha Bowl or The Hawaii Bowl.


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Gravel & Grind

A toast to toast! This artisanal coffee and bike Shop features eight tasty vegetarian toast options to choose from, in addition to light fare. Weekend waffles are served up on Saturdays and Sundays, with gluten-free alternatives.

Try This: Artichoke & White Bean or Labneh, Pistachio And Candied Orange. 




The Main Cup

At The Main Cup, each experience is unique. Offering four distinct dining areas, top-quality ingredients, and exceptional service, your visit to Main Street Middletown will be memorable and leave you eager to return!

Try This: Grilled Vegetable Sandwich or Build Your Own Bruschetta.


JoJo’s Restaurant & Taphouse 

Choose a brunch that is the best of both worlds. JoJo’s provides a bountiful menu of American fare choices with dietary restrictions in mind. Hang out in the Tap House, or relax in their casual dining room.

Try This: Thai Vegetable Curry or Vegetarian Burger.




Carriage House Inn 

Step into Emmitsburg’s historic Carriage House Inn for delicious food and an elegant atmosphere. Enjoy a brunch prepared with the finest and freshest local ingredients while live, soft piano music plays. 

Try This: Vegan Breakfast Bowl or Avocado Toast 


Carriage House Inn 


Hootch & Banter

Lounge in a lively, warm atmosphere as you enjoy specialty brunch cocktails and a personalized, dining experience like no other! With a menu that perfectly blends modern American with French influence. 

Try This: Mediterranean Chop Salad or Tofo Bahn Mi.




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